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Professional Heating and Plumbing Installer Magazine January 2012


The following products and services generated the most enquiries in PHPI’s January issue and were collated to appear in the March issue of PBM.


Condensate Trace Heating Kits

The manufacturer says that this solution is compatible with all makes of condensing boiler, can be retro-fitted and is as easy to install where external condensate pipes occur. The system is said to be an effective and economical way to protect a boiler’s condensate lines from freezing in adverse weather.


Multi-cutter Power Tools

The 3Max grout and mortar remover and additional accessories have been added to the company’s range of accessories for oscillating multi-cutter power tools. Using the Bosch universal adaptor, they fit all conventional multi-cutters and with its drop-shape design, this particular accessory is a segment blade and Delta-Riff blade in one.



This flexible gas piping system is said to be up to three times faster to fit than copper or steel. The manufacturer boasts that TracPipe is easy to cut, bends easily by hand and requires no soldering or welding.
In addition, a range of fittings allow for easy connections and simple installation.

Falcon Trunking Systems

APAC System

The APAC (Adjustable Plate and Cover) trunking system offers a large number of practical easy-to-install and time saving benefits when fitted by the professional. The one size universal trunking covers both 15 and 22mm pipes and the universal back plate house interchangeable and adjustable clips.


White Canister

A white canister has been launched for Adey’s core 22mm Professional filter which maintains and protects domestic central heating systems form the damaging effects iron oxide sludge. Whilst still offering protection for new and existing central heating systems, the manufacturer says the new white canister has been launched as a result of customer demand to fit in more appropriately with modern kitchen units and kitchen design.

Johnson & Starley

Warm Air Central Heating

The full range of warm air central heating products is fully compliant with Part L of the Building Regulations. This includes the amendments to the Part L requirement and makes both the Economaire and Hi-Spec warm air heater ranges suitable for new and replacement installations.


Fixing Kit

Robust and with chunky spanner flats, this fixing kit has been designed to fit over two 15mm wall-protruding pipes, with cover plates featuring integrated protrusions that conceal valve threads. Highly versatile, the bracket has slotted fixing points in its diagonal corners — allowing easy adjustment and reducing the risk of piercing hidden pipework.

Crosby Kitchens


Vela is a flexible range of doors that features highly lacquered and edged finishing to create a pure gloss finish. It is available in a choice of crème, blanc (white) or aubergine colourways which can be mixed and matched.
The doors can sit on a choice of ivory / oyster, lava / oyster or gloss white coloured, 18mm cabinets.



Described as an affordable, easy-to-install solution, Legacy is available in an extensive choice of sizes and styles. These include quadrant and offset versions, pivot doors, wide access bi-fold and slider doors, along with 8mm glass wetroom panels and over bath screens.


Wonder Wipes

In addition to the popular Original Multi-Use Wonder Wipes and heavy-Duty Wonder Wipes, the range now includes Glass & Shiny Surface Wonder Wipes and Home & Garden Wonder Wipes. Glass & Shiny Surface wipes, for example, are a specially formulated industrial-strength wipe designed to instantly clean glass and other shiny surfaces without leaving a smear.


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